The Dinkey on Campus

Old black and white photograph of The Dinkey train passing through campus. In the background looms the Campanile.
Photo of “The Dinkey” on campus

Wouldn’t it be oh so nice to take a train to class? Well, at one point “The Dinkey” provided transport between Ames and Iowa State Agricultural College. Take a look at this Digital Collections photo of the days before 1907 when “The Dinkey” was closed!

Read more about The Dinkey on Cardinal Tales here!

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